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MARCH Foundation Supports LDF

November, 2015 | Categories: Fellowship, Grant

Pictured: Dennis Obregon and James E. Castillo, Jr., MARCH Foundation Board; Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.; Kenneth B. Jarvis, MARCH Foundation Chairman Emeritus; Eric Holder and wife, Dr. Sharon Malone; Joy Ann Reid (Mistress of Ceremony) National Correspondent at MSNBC; and Elaine Jones, Former President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.

New York – November 4, 2015 – The MARCH Foundation presented a $100,000 Fellowship to the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (LDF) in the name of Eric Holder, Former U.S. Attorney General of the United States. The presentation was made at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund 75th Anniversary Gala. The LDF expressed its sincere gratitude to the MARCH Foundation for spearheading efforts to connect resources to support a need for this generation of Civil Rights Lawyers.

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